Events


Apr
4
Tue
Girl Guides of Canada! Get your Cookies Today!
Apr 4 – Jun 30 all-day

Cookie Sales are the primary source of fundraising for the Girl Guides of Canada, order your classic chocolate and vanilla cookies today!

HERE’S a cookie finding map!

 

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Volunteer or register with Sparks, Brownies, Guides, Pathfinders & Rangers!

May
12
Fri
Richmond Night Market @ Richmond Night Market
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 9 @ 12:00 am
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2017 RICHMOND NIGHT MARKET is open on weekends (Friday-Sunday & holidays) until OCTOBER 9, 2017!

The 17th Annual Richmond Night Market is proud to host Canada 150 celebration! Featuring live performances, carnival games and over 200 retail stalls, you’ll feel the excitement from the moment you arrive. With over 500 food choices from around the world, visitors will not go home hungry! Come celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday at the largest Night Market in North America!

Home to 18 roaring and moving dinosaurs that take you on a prehistoric adventure, The Magical Dino Park will leave you in awe and wonder! For a roaring good time,  come join the party at Richmond Night Market! It’s a birthday celebration of prehistoric proportions!

Planning on visiting throughout the Summer? Want to skip the line and join the roaring party? Then the Zoom Pass is for you! Fast, easy and transferrable, the $25 zoom pass is good for up to seven visits and lets you skip the line up for express entry. Since they’re transferrable, share them with your family and friends! Get yours at our entrance at Richmond Night Market.

Jun
10
Sat
2017 APNA Truck Show @ TRADEX
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm

The 2017 APNA Truck Show is coming to Tradex in Abbotsford.

This is the perfect, free family event for anyone in the trucking industry. This year’s show focuses on new technology and products.

You can also find employment at the job fair, or enjoy the non-stop entertainment.

Plus there are some absolutely crazy raffle prizes.

Win a semi-trailer OR $20,000 dollars cash!

Plus all proceeds go to the BC Children’s Wish Foundation.

Come to Western Canada’s largest trucking and trade show.

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Jun
11
Sun
Italian Day on the Drive @ Commercial Drive
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Italian Day on the Drive @ Commercial Drive | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

NEWS 1130 is proud to be the official radio sponsor of ITALIAN DAY ON THE DRIVE! This is one of Canada’s largest one-day cultural festivals on Commercial Drive! It is a vibrant street celebration of Italian culture and heritage in Vancouver.  Commercial Drive, also known as The Drive, transforms the street into a lively 17 block, vehicle free, celebration and community festa.

ITALIAN DAY offers over 200 street participants comprised of: sponsors, merchants, retail booths, food vendors and restaurant patios, as well as stages with live music and theatre, street performers, classic cars, activities and displays, children’s amusement zones and more.

In Italian, Amore means love! It is a universal language and an exchange evoking many things: affection, romance, passion, respect, creativity, and commitment that embraces many cultures. For Italian Day 2017, NEWS 1130 will help celebrate Amore in all aspects of life and the magical power it holds to connect and create both individual and collective experiences!

Jun
21
Wed
NEWS 1130 presents Midsummer’s Eve benefiting Diabetes Canada @ Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NEWS 1130 presents Midsummer’s Eve benefiting Diabetes Canada @ Fairmont Hotel Vancouver | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

Celebrate summer solstice at Midsummer’s Eve – a cocktail party and auction in support of Diabetes Canada presented by NEWS 1130.

Held at The Roof, Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, this premier social event features a delectable array of healthy hors d’oeuvres, exclusive auction items, a raffle, entertainment and an inspiring program. Funds raised will help Diabetes Canada deliver on our mission to lead the fight against diabetes.

 

Jun
22
Thu
Vancouver Jazz Festival
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 2 @ 8:00 pm
Vancouver Jazz Festival

the 2017 TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival  welcomes Reggae artist Ziggy Marley, Aussie guitarist Tommy Emmanuel with Jenn Bojm and Khingfisher and more.  The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival and all our other activities are held in the beautiful city of Vancouver. Framed by mountains and the ocean, this idyllic location is the perfect place to get your fix of music, art, culture, culinary delights, and great outdoor adventures and sports.

 

 

 

Get the full event schedule HERE

Ride & Drive Gala @ Audi Downtown Vancouver
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ride & Drive Gala @ Audi Downtown Vancouver | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

Join the Dilawri Group of Companies and Lotus Cycling Club for a luxury evening at the Ride & Drive Gala, in support of the Ride to Conquer Cancer.

The Ride & Drive Gala is a fundraiser event in which 100% of the proceeds, including ticket sales, donations, and silent auction items will be donated to the BC Cancer Foundation.

Admission includes great food and drinks, warm and inspiring speakers, and uplifting entertainment.

Dress code: Cocktail attire.

StandOUT Awards @ Roundhouse Community Ctr
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
StandOUT Awards @ Roundhouse Community Ctr | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada

The StandOUT Awards (formerly Legacy Awards) is an awards night to acknowledge individuals who have contributed to the LGBTQ2+ community in Vancouver over the years. There are six broad award categories this year which recognize the individuals who are making changes within the community.

This year our event will be catered by Milestones, and presented by special guest Celebrity Chef Jack Demers from Chopped Canada.

With a cash bar before presentations, be sure to come early!

Jun
25
Sun
Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon & 5k @ UBC to Stanley Park
Jun 25 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

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Join us for your best run of the year! The Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5k, running downhill from UBC to Stanley Park. Live bands, entertainment and excitement every kilometer to keep you moving! Make every step count by running in support of 80+ local charities in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge.

HALF-MARATHON DETAILS:

Start time: 7:30 a.m.
Start location: East Mall (West of Thunderbird Arena)

5K DETAILS:

Start time: 9:30 a.m.
Start location: Lagoon Drive at Stanley Park Fish House

Find out more information HERE!

Vancouver Brain Tumour Walk 2017 @ Burnaby Lake Rugby Club
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am
Vancouver Brain Tumour Walk 2017 @ Burnaby Lake Rugby Club | Burnaby | British Columbia | Canada

The Vancouver Brain Tumour Walk is a family-friendly event that takes place in more than 20 cities all over Canada, with 2.5km and 5km routes. There will be a kids zone, refreshments, entertainment and a BBQ lunch!

Online registration closes on Friday, June 23 at noon, and registration at the park opens at 9 AM.

The opening ceremony is at 10:30 AM, and the walk begins at 11 AM.

All funds raised support Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada programs and services.